arish
Arrish Ar"rish, n. [See {Eddish}.] The stubble of wheat or grass; a stubble field; eddish. [Eng.] [Written also {arish}, {ersh}, etc.] [1913 Webster]

The moment we entered the stubble or arrish. --Blackw. Mag. [1913 Webster]


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